Jasbir Arora, PhD

Professor Emeritus, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Jasbir Arora is an F. Wendell Miller Professor and Professor Emeritus of Civil and Environmental Engineering. He is a researcher in the Virtual Soldier Research Program and has been with the program since its founding in 2003. Professor Arora is an internationally recognized expert in the fields of optimization, numerical analysis, and real-time implementation, and his nine books are widely used in these fields. He has served as an advisor to more than 45 PhD candidates.

Professor Arora is a fellow in the American Society of Civil Engineers and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. He is a senior member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

Mission area: Human Modeling and Simulation

Publications: Google Scholar

Research areas
  • Human modeling and simulation
  • Dynamic response optimization
  • Design sensitivity analysis
Jasbir Arora
PhD, Mechanics and Hydraulics, University of Iowa
MS, Structures, Kansas State University
BS, Civil Engineering, Panjab University